Laura McCabe is a Strategic Account Manager for VMS.
Describe your role at VMS and how long have you worked here?
I've been with VMS for almost 16 years! I manage a handful of our top accounts to make sure we are meeting their expectations and helping to make their products shine.
What types of challenges do you see our customers face & how do you help them?
By asking the right questions about their products; what requirements are needed, UL or REACH/RoHS? What type of environment will the product be in? What surface will your parts be applied? Lots of questions to make sure VMS manufactures a quality part.
What's been one of your proudest moments working at VMS?
Developing strategic relationships with accounts that have lasted year after year.
What is your favorite thing about VMS?
My people! I work with some great people. Co-workers that support one another and make me laugh all day long.
What is a fun or unique fact about yourself?
1). I'm still close with my best friend from kindergarten 2). My family has a tradition of going camping every October on NY - This year marks our 45th trip!
What do you like to do in your free time?
I'm an island girl at heart. My family has a home on South Bass Island that I visit often. I like to garden and travel too.
If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would you meet?
My grandparents that passed on before I was born.
Where is the best place you've traveled to and why?
Anywhere that has a beach… and TIKI Bar :)
Who inspires you?
My daughter! She keeps me grounded and has taught me what really matters.
What is your favorite memory?
The day my daughter, Charlotte, was born. She is now 5 years old and is in Kindergarten.
Do you have any pets?
I've always had pets since I was a child. I'm a huge animal lover but right now we only have a cat named Nacho Man.
What kind of music do you like?
All kinds…. Mostly Classic Rock & the 80's!